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Average Director of Communications with People Management Skills Salary in Houston, Texas

$80,000
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$33,500
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The average salary for a Director of Communications with People Management skills in Houston, Texas is $80,000.
25%
$61k
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$80k
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$136k
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What Do Director of Communications Do?

Director of Communications Tasks
  • Act as primary spokesperson and liaison for the company with media in all markets.
  • Supervise news releases and the implementation of public relations programs.
  • Manage press conferences and press coverage at all company events.
  • Devise and implement the strategy, messaging and tools needed to build the image of the company.

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What Are Popular Skills for Director of Communications?

Skills in Strategic Planning are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Web Content Management, Social Media Marketing, Media / Public Relations and Marketing Communications.
Employees with Director of Communications in their job title in New York, New York earn an average of 66.7% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Seattle, Washington (59.4% more) and Dallas, Texas (31.2% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Wheaton, Illinois (31.3% less) and Chicago, Illinois (21.9% less).